Facing the Habit

Facing the Habit
49:56 | 2007

Categories: Documentary, Biography, Festivals, Health and Food

Can a root that grows in West Africa successfully treat heroin addicts and break the cycle of addiction? Dave is a former stockbroker whose life has spiraled out of control due to heroin addiction. A one-time millionaire, he is now reduced to petty theft as a means to supply his habit. Desperate to get help, Dave travels to Mexico for treatment with Ibogaine, a controversial plant-based drug reported to be the most powerful known treatment for drug addiction. FACING THE HABIT is an intimate look into the life of an addict, before, during, and after this last-ditch attempt at hope.

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Sajid Rashid
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September 28, 2014
A
Jack Hernandez
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July 8, 2014
A
De los mejores documentales que he visto de heroina hasta ahora.
Beth Rogers
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June 26, 2014
A
Margie Dearwester
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June 24, 2014
A
shan shan
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June 8, 2014
A+
Scott Yenni
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January 27, 2014
B
Chavi Gold
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December 21, 2013
A
Alex Lovin
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December 19, 2013
A
It's scary that many of the addicts featured in this film just didn't make it..
carole jones
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December 17, 2013
the previous wrote is let these in movie go to guy in movie one no arms or legs for week and see what not whining about is about if anyone has right to whine be the one without the legs and arms
carole jones
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December 17, 2013
the show is realistic. but believe if want to can. these other movies this one guy no arms and legs and yet he overcame.. they herrin this moive are in self pity let em talk to him and stay for a week...